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River Edge, New Jersey

(201) 261-3366



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In faithful stewardship to the mission of Jesus Christ, St. Peter the Apostle Parish commits itself to:

proclaiming the gospel, 

celebrating the liturgy of joy and thanksgiving,

  building a welcoming community, 

serving the needs of our neighbors with special care for the poor and marginalized, and

reaching out, inviting all to share this journey with us.


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Good Friday - April 18
Morning Prayer - 9:00 AM
Stations of the Cross - 12 Noon
Celebration of the Lord's Passion with Veneration of the Cross
And Holy Communion at 3:00

Passion Play - 7:30 PM

Holy Saturday - April 19
Morning Prayer - 9:00 AM.
Easter Vigil Mass of the Resurrection
- 8:00

Easter Sunday Masses - April 20
8:00 AM, 9:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:30

Monday - April  21

One Mass Only - 9:00 AM


Parish Office:

Closed Holy Thursday, April 17

Closed Good Friday, April 18

Open Holy Saturday, April 19

Closed Easter Sunday, April 20

Closed Monday, April 21



Raffle Tickets on Sale!

Win Jane Wooster Scott's "Mother's Day Picnic" valued at $1950.00

Tickets are $10.00

Click here for more information


Children's Clothing Swap
May 2 & 3 - Parish Center
Drop off gently used children's and maternity clothes

 on Friday, May 2nd, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Come back and "shop" (for free!) on Saturday,

May 3rd, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
No donation is required to shop!
Sponsored by the MoMs Ministry


Please save the date and plan to come to

An Easter Celebration!
Friday, May 16th - 7:30 PM

Come “Celebrate the Feast”
composer, arranger, recording artist
and the combined choirs of St. Peter's!


“Be Not Afraid: Rejoice in God’s Mercy”
A Women’s Commission Day of Reflection on Saturday, April 26, 2014,
at Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ.

More information


Journey VI

November 14-16, 2014

Open to all women who have attended Cornerstone from
1996 - 2012
Stella Maris Retreat House

Elberon, New Jersey


Click here to register


Pilgrim Statue of Mary Sign-Up

Two statues now available for the Weeks of January 12 through April 27

Praying with Mary (Cover Letter)


Introducing Online Giving, a new online donation program at St. Peter's:

Online Giving FAQs

Informative Video

Sign Up for Online Giving

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M.O.M.S is an informal playgroup whose goal is to encourage friendships among new moms and families in a Christian atmosphere. 

Where: 445 Fifth Ave; River Edge – we meet in the Casazza Center, which is downstairs in the rectory

When:  Every Thursday from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. from September through June.

Yoga and Meditation Class
Every Thursday - 7:00 PM - Parish Center
Men, women and teens at all levels are welcome.

For more information contact:
Dana Guerrero at  Or 201-788-9788

Support Group for Parents Grieving the Death of a Child

Third Monday of each month - 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. -  Parish Center

No preregistration and no fee.


St. Peter's Small Christian Communities Facebook Page

Available for purchase the second Sunday of every month after Mass, September through June.

Rosary Society: First Saturday Devotion

First Saturday of the month after the 9 AM mass.

We'll pray the rosary and meditate on the mysteries for 15 minutes. Please join us. All are welcome.


Resources & Information

Stewardship of Time, Talent & Treasure

Request Offering Envelopes / Update Form

Online Giving Donation Program FAQs


Link to previous online donation program at ParishPay


St. Peter's Whistleblower Policy

Click here to view St. Peter's Whistleblower Policy


Roman Missal - Third Edition

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Archdiocesan News


U.S. Government Imposes Unjust Rules on Catholic Institutions

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In Memoriam


Most Rev. John J. Burke, O.F.M.


Photo Galleries

Parish Carnival

September 27-30, 2012


Altar Servers Great Adventure

Summer 2012


Men's Cornerstone XVII

March 23-24, 2012


Catholic Men's Conference

March 10, 2012


Cabbage & Cannoli Night

March 19, 2011


Celebrate Cornerstone

October 22, 2010


International Food Festival

September 18, 2010


Baseball Trip

July 24, 2010


Parish Picnic

June 28, 2009


Fr. Mike's Installation

January 31, 2009


Farewell Msgr. Slipe

January 25, 2009


Interfaith Service

November 23, 2008


Celebrating Cornerstone

November 14, 2008


Trunk or Treat

October 31, 2008


Habitat for Humanity

October 18, 2008


Waters of the World

January 13, 2008


Festival Picnic

June 27, 2004



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